The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 31 39 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -32
Permanent jobs citing Linux 47 35 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 9.06% 6.65% 17.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.36% 22.15% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 76
Average salary £41,250 £34,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% -9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
220 158 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 42.39% 30.04% 48.67%
Number of salaries quoted 112 91 188
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region.

Linux Salary Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 68 (55.28%) Windows
2 61 (49.59%) UNIX
3 39 (31.71%) TCP/IP
4 33 (26.83%) Microsoft
4 33 (26.83%) SQL
5 31 (25.20%) Solaris
6 28 (22.76%) Relational Database
7 26 (21.14%) Computer Science
8 25 (20.33%) Degree
8 25 (20.33%) C++
8 25 (20.33%) Validation
9 23 (18.70%) RDBMS
9 23 (18.70%) German Language
9 23 (18.70%) Software Engineering
10 21 (17.07%) Apache
10 21 (17.07%) Sun
10 21 (17.07%) Internet
11 20 (16.26%) C
11 20 (16.26%) Debian
12 19 (15.45%) Java
13 18 (14.63%) Tomcat
14 17 (13.82%) French Language
15 16 (13.01%) Analytics
16 15 (12.20%) SLA
16 15 (12.20%) SQL Server
17 14 (11.38%) Python
17 14 (11.38%) Ubuntu
18 13 (10.57%) Open Source
18 13 (10.57%) Big Data
18 13 (10.57%) Business Analytics

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (17.07%) Apache
2 18 (14.63%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.07%) IBM Notes
3 5 (4.07%) Lotus Domino
3 5 (4.07%) IIS
3 5 (4.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.63%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.63%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 10 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.07%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 39 (31.71%) TCP/IP
2 21 (17.07%) Internet
3 7 (5.69%) MPLS
4 6 (4.88%) OSPF
4 6 (4.88%) VRRP
4 6 (4.88%) RIP
4 6 (4.88%) LDAP
4 6 (4.88%) VLAN
4 6 (4.88%) Multicast
5 5 (4.07%) DHCP
5 5 (4.07%) DNS
5 5 (4.07%) HTTP
6 4 (3.25%) BIG-IP
6 4 (3.25%) Network Security
7 3 (2.44%) Kerberos
7 3 (2.44%) FTP
8 2 (1.63%) Wireless
8 2 (1.63%) Broadband
8 2 (1.63%) LAN
8 2 (1.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.76%) Relational Database
2 23 (18.70%) RDBMS
3 15 (12.20%) SQL Server
4 13 (10.57%) Big Data
5 8 (6.50%) MySQL
6 7 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (1.63%) DB2
9 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.81%) Redis
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.81%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Ant
2 5 (4.07%) SilkPerformer
2 5 (4.07%) LoadRunner
3 4 (3.25%) Subversion
4 2 (1.63%) WebObjects
4 2 (1.63%) JUnit
4 2 (1.63%) Selenium
4 2 (1.63%) GNU Toolchain
4 2 (1.63%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.81%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 23 (18.70%) German Language
2 17 (13.82%) French Language
3 9 (7.32%) Retail
4 7 (5.69%) Finance
5 6 (4.88%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.07%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (35.77%) Support Engineer
2 42 (34.15%) Technical Support
3 29 (23.58%) Technical Support Engineer
3 29 (23.58%) Technical Engineer
4 24 (19.51%) Software Engineer
5 12 (9.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) Developer
7 9 (7.32%) Test Engineer
8 8 (6.50%) Network Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Software Test Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.69%) Applications Support
10 6 (4.88%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) Analyst
11 5 (4.07%) IT Support
11 5 (4.07%) C Software Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Network Support Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) C++ Software Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) IT Support Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.94%) .NET
2 8 (6.50%) HTML
2 8 (6.50%) CSS
2 8 (6.50%) SOAP
2 8 (6.50%) Web Services
3 7 (5.69%) JSON
4 6 (4.88%) XML
4 6 (4.88%) JSP
4 6 (4.88%) Hibernate
4 6 (4.88%) Ajax
5 4 (3.25%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.44%) jQuery
6 3 (2.44%) Servlets
7 2 (1.63%) POSIX
7 2 (1.63%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.81%) WebSockets
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.81%) JPA
8 1 (0.81%) Lucene
8 1 (0.81%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.14%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.57%) Open Source
3 5 (4.07%) iPhone
3 5 (4.07%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (2.44%) PKI
4 3 (2.44%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.63%) Firmware
5 2 (1.63%) MPEG
5 2 (1.63%) Replication
5 2 (1.63%) Clustering
5 2 (1.63%) Streaming Media
5 2 (1.63%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.63%) Physics
5 2 (1.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 68 (55.28%) Windows
2 61 (49.59%) UNIX
3 31 (25.20%) Solaris
4 20 (16.26%) Debian
5 14 (11.38%) Ubuntu
6 12 (9.76%) Windows XP
7 9 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (6.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (4.88%) Mac OS X
10 5 (4.07%) Windows 7
10 5 (4.07%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.63%) SUSE
11 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.33%) Validation
2 23 (18.70%) Software Engineering
3 16 (13.01%) Analytics
4 13 (10.57%) Business Analytics
4 13 (10.57%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (6.50%) Performance Management
6 6 (4.88%) Migration
6 6 (4.88%) Regression Testing
6 6 (4.88%) Load Balancing
6 6 (4.88%) Test Automation
7 5 (4.07%) Test Strategy
7 5 (4.07%) Test Management
7 5 (4.07%) Software Testing
7 5 (4.07%) ITIL
7 5 (4.07%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.25%) OO
8 4 (3.25%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.25%) Test Scripting
8 4 (3.25%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (2.44%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.83%) SQL
2 25 (20.33%) C++
3 20 (16.26%) C
4 19 (15.45%) Java
5 14 (11.38%) Python
6 13 (10.57%) JavaScript
7 12 (9.76%) Shell Script
8 8 (6.50%) PHP
9 5 (4.07%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.07%) Objective-C
9 5 (4.07%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.25%) Perl
11 3 (2.44%) Ruby
11 3 (2.44%) C#
12 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.63%) PHP5
12 2 (1.63%) Korn
12 2 (1.63%) Bourne shell
12 2 (1.63%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 25 (20.33%) Degree
2 5 (4.07%) ISTQB
2 5 (4.07%) ISEB
3 4 (3.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.63%) CCNP
4 2 (1.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.20%) SLA
2 9 (7.32%) QA
3 2 (1.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.07%) DFS Replication
2 5 (4.07%) VMware ESX
3 4 (3.25%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.44%) NFS
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.63%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.63%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 33 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.07%) Sun
3 13 (10.57%) Cisco
4 12 (9.76%) Oracle
4 12 (9.76%) VMware
5 10 (8.13%) F5
6 9 (7.32%) Red Hat
7 7 (5.69%) Apple
8 6 (4.88%) Juniper
8 6 (4.88%) Blue Coat
8 6 (4.88%) Brocade
9 5 (4.07%) JBoss
9 5 (4.07%) IBM
9 5 (4.07%) Lotus
10 4 (3.25%) NetApp
10 4 (3.25%) Fujitsu
11 2 (1.63%) ESRI
11 2 (1.63%) CommVault
11 2 (1.63%) HP
11 2 (1.63%) Sybase
Bracknell
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago